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Fire breaks out at in Andhra State Assembly after Pranab meeting ends

July 1, 2012 - Hyderabad

A small short circuit caused a minor fire in the Jubilee Hall in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Sunday.

The fire broke out soon after UPA presidential hopeful Pranab Mukherjee met with state Congress lawmakers here.

This is the third fire-related incident in a row.

Earlier, the Mantralaya in Mumbai and the North Block building in New Delhi had caught fire.

In Sunday's incident, there were no reports of injuries, as everyone was evacuated from the building soon after the fire broke.


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